Dr. Hilary Landorf is the founding Executive Director of the Office of Global Learning Initiatives at Florida International University. This Office oversees FIU's university-wide initiative, Global Learning for Global Citizenship, winner of NAFSA’s 2021 Paul Simon Award for Comprehensive Internationalization, the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities’ 2019 Gold Award for Inclusivity in Global Learning, Research, and Engagement, and the Institute of International Education's 2016 Heiskell Award for Internationalizing the Campus. She is an Associate Professor in the School of Education and Human Development, and program director of FIU's Master of Science degree program in International and Intercultural Education. In 2020, she was selected as a founding member of the National Academy of International Education and as a Senior Scholar with the Association of American Colleges & Universities’ Office of Global Citizenship for Campus, Community, and Careers.
Hilary’s expertise centers on visioning, developing, implementing, and assessing the policies and practices of global learning efforts in higher education. She has written, consulted, and presented internationally on integrating global learning into higher education. Diversity, equity, and inclusion have been consistent themes throughout her writing, in topics ranging from human rights education, teaching for social justice, education for sustainable development, and defining global learning. Hilary’s latest book is Making Global Learning Universal: Promoting Inclusion and Success for All Students, co-authored with Drs. Stephanie Doscher and Jaffus Hardrick, and co-published by Stylus Press and NAFSA. She holds a Ph.D. in International Education from New York University, an M.A. in English Literature from the University of Virginia, and a B.A. with Honors in English from Stanford University.